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    Foundation announces groundbreaking on Field of Miracles resurfacing project

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman Parks and Recreation Foundation recently announced the groundbreaking of the resurfacing project for the Field of Miracles, a multiuse...

    Shiver for a cause at local Polar Bear Plunge Jan. 20 

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Those brave enough to test the wintry waters at WildWater will take part in Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism’s annual...

    Cullman Christkindlmarkt attracts more than 200K visitors

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    CULLMAN, Ala. — The Cullman Christkindlmarkt saw a significant expansion this year. The market, known for its festive atmosphere and cultural significance, introduced new...

    ‘It’s been years in the making’: Cullman’s Christkindlmarkt officially opens

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Cullman’s Christkindlmarkt is officially open the for the holiday season and a crowd gathered at the newly-renovated Depot Park for Friday...

    Cullman’s Christkindlmarkt: German winter wonderland in the heart of Alabama!

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - As winter cloaks Cullman, an old-world charm takes over the streets, bringing with it the magical aura of the Cullman Christkindlmarkt....

    ‘We just wanted to honor our veterans past and present’ 

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    West Elementary fifth-grade class entertains veterans at Active Adult Center   CULLMAN, Ala. – A hundred or more lined into the Donald E. Green Active Adult...

    ‘Moana Jr.’ coming to Cullman in October

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    CULLMAN, Ala– While temperatures may be finally cooling off come autumn, Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST), along with Cullman Community Theatre (CCT)...

    Cullman Oktoberfest opens T-shirt design contest to local students

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) is introducing a fresh twist to this year’s Oktoberfest T-shirt designs. This year, local...

    City reveals planned Depot Park transformation

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Back in May, the City of Cullman announced it would be making improvements to Depot Park, including changes to the park’s...

    Saints MC raises over $13K for Miracle League

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    GOOD HOPE, Ala. – The morning sun glittered brightly atop the Saints MC Clubhouse on Saturday, June 10, 2023, as dozens of riders from...

    A berry big deal!

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    Cullman Strawberry Festival named Alabama Strawberry Festival  CULLMAN, Ala. - The City of Cullman and the State of Alabama on Tuesday announced the Cullman Strawberry...

    Pups and Pints raises nearly $2.5K

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – People and pups alike had a pawsitively perfect time at the inaugural Pups and Pints fundraiser on Saturday, June 3. The...

    City parks and rec partners with CIEE to host international college...

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    Cullman approved as host city for J-1 Visa Program through partnership with Council on International Educational Exchange CULLMAN, Ala. – Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports...

    Cullman Strawberry Festival continues to grow in popularity

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The annual Cullman Strawberry Festival, one of the premier outdoor festivals in north Alabama, is expected to draw one of the...

    4-part Healthy Food Foundations class coming in March

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism will offer its Healthy Food Foundations classes in March. The classes will teach skills needed...

    Cullman City Council hears update on 2023 Strawberry Festival

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – With the approaching warmer weather will come one of Cullman’s favorite events: the Strawberry Festival is scheduled for May 6. Cullman...

    They came, they saw, they plunged

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The outdoor swimming pool at Cullman’s WildWater was circled by over 100 people donned in swimwear and ready to take the...

    Therapeutic Recreation celebrates holidays

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – After December’s intermittent bad weather prompted a rescheduled date, Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism’s (CPRST) Therapeutic Recreation held an after-Christmas...

    Take the Polar Bear Plunge Jan. 21

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Are you brave enough to take the plunge for the chance at a free membership to the Cullman Wellness and Aquatic...

    Christkindlmarkt a success despite weather

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Christmas entertainment continued in Cullman over the weekend with Christmas in Cullman’s Christkindlmarkt held Dec. 9-11 at Festhalle and the surrounding...

    Jamie Kirk, John Caples CPRST MVPs

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism’s Jamie Kirk was recently named the 2022 Alabama Recreation and Parks Association (ARPA) District II...

    Christkindlmarkt returns this weekend

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman Christkindlmarkt is back for its second year beginning Friday, Dec. 9, and continuing through Sunday, Dec. 11 at Festhalle...

    A vision becomes reality

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The chilly breeze and brisk temperature did not thwart the droves of skaters of all ages who took to Skate Depot...

    Skate Depot grand opening Nov. 12

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – After years of planning and the release of the project’s final design in April, the grand opening for Skate Depot, Cullman’s...

    Cullman City Council honors WildWater staff, amends procedures for public comments

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman City Council on Monday commended Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) and its WildWater staff for earning the...

    Wrapping up Oktoberfest 2022

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Oktoberfest 2022 kicked off its final day Saturday with the 5K/10K and wrapped up almost 16 hours later with Chase Wright...

    ‘Healthy Foundations’ each Tuesday in October

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism recently announced a new four-part learning and make-and-take series called Healthy Foundations. The organization is...

    Senior Day at Oktoberfest 2022

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism pulled out all the stops Thursday morning and early afternoon for area elders at Oktoberfest...

    Keg tapped, opening Oktoberfest 2022

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - With the biergarten opening Thursday afternoon, polka party band Polkawagen put the crowd in the mood for Oktoberfest 2022, which officially...

    ‘We’re just saturating the place with prayer’

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Members of Spring Hill Baptist Church, along with members from several other churches, will be at Depot Park Saturday at 8...

    Governor Ivey Awards $1.64 Million to Enhance Outdoor Recreation in Alabama

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    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday awarded nearly $1.64 million to improve outdoor recreational venues in Alabama. Funds from the federal Recreational...

    Meet this year’s Burgermeister: Goat Island’s Mike Mullaney

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Mike Mullaney spent his childhood on a bicycle traipsing around the roads of Cullman at all hours with his friends. A...

    Make plans for Oktoberfest!

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Cooler mornings and the arrival of red spider lilies in Cullman foreshadow the arrival of the annual Oktoberfest celebration which begins...

    Palomino, WildWater see early Labor Day crowds

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Saturday was the saving grace for the Labor Day weekend’s festivities seeing only partially cloudy skies at two of Cullman Parks,...

    Little Free Library open at Art Park

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Cullman’s newest Little Free Library (LFL) was officially opened Friday at Art Park (1031 Second St. SW). Representatives from the Cullman...

    Fundraising goal met for Cullman’s new skatepark

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism (CPRST) on Thursday announced that its $100,000 fundraising goal for Cullman’s upcoming skatepark has been...

    2nd Fridays come to a close for 2022

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The August edition of 2nd Fridays, hosted by the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce, Cullman Downtown Merchants Association and Cullman Parks,...

    2nd Fridays’ swan song this Friday: Last event of the season...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - After two successful and well-attended 2nd Fridays events in June and July, this Friday brings the summer’s final 2nd Fridays to...

    WildWater invites first responders to park on Tuesday

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    WildWater has extended an invitation to all Cullman first responders to the waterpark on Tuesday. Free admission to the park will be given with...

    Free admission for school employees Tuesday at WildWater

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - All school employees in Cullman County are invited to enjoy a free day of fun in the sun at WildWater on...

    Growing needs: City debuts plans for new multi-sports and events center

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    CULLMAN, Ala. –The City of Cullman on Wednesday introduced plans for its new 130,000-square-foot multi-sports and events center on Field of Miracles Drive. With an...

    Children’s production of ‘Junie B. Jones the Musical Jr.’ set for...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Community Theatre will stage a production of “Junie B. Jones the Musical Jr.” in September, and the group is holding...

    Now that’s a big bowl!

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Representatives from Spohn Ranch Skateparks, the Los Angeles-based skatepark design firm, arrived in Cullman this week to begin their leg of...

    The future is now

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) is in the process of evaluating its functionality in the community by assessing its...

    ‘Lord, it’s hot out here, but I’m having the time of...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The excessive heat advisory did not sway the masses who attended 2nd Fridays this past Friday evening. Despite a heat index...

    2nd Fridays bringing the party July 8

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The July edition of 2nd Fridays will be held this Friday, July 8, bringing live music, activities, food, a farmers’ market,...

    Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism hears community input on future...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism’s (CPRST) Executive Director Nathan Anderson and Brian Trusty of PROS Consulting hosted an open community...

    WildWater holds official Grand Opening Friday

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - With generations of Cullman County youth decrying the lack of fun activities in town, the City of Cullman Parks, Recreation and...

    Cullman’s WildWater celebrates grand opening on June 17

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – WildWater Cullman will celebrate its grand opening on Friday, June 17, 2022. Park hours will be from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00...

    Catch a wave at WildWater’s Grand Opening on June 17

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism’s (CPRST) newest and much anticipated venture will hold its grand opening on Friday, June 17. Gates...

    Preparations underway for 2022 2nd Fridays

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Marking its 2022 return, 2nd Fridays in Cullman will hold its June celebration on Friday, June 10 from 5:00 p.m. –...

    WildWater plans soft opening and grand opening dates for 2022 season

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – With the highly anticipated expansion to WildWater Cullman soon to be complete, the waterpark’s staff is looking forward to a fun...

    Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism unveils final design for city...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The City of Cullman and Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism unveiled the highly-anticipated designs and final plans for the upcoming...

    Cullman Parks, Rec and Sports Tourism celebrating Earth Day at Art...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism (CPRST) will be hosting its second Earth Day celebration this Friday, April 22 from 4:00...

    Camp Cullman: summer activities for younger residents

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Registration for Camp Cullman is currently underway through the Cullman Parks Recreation and Sports Tourism. Camp Cullman is a summer day camp...

    Sweet Success: Strawberry baking competition now accepting entries

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Strawberry pie. Strawberry cobbler. Strawberry cake. The 83rd Annual Strawberry Festival will see the return of the strawberry baking competition spanning...

    Juvenile subject caught following 29 vandalism incidents

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Following a rash of vandalism incidents stretching across the city, the Cullman Police Department announced Tuesday they have a suspect in...

    New changes making a big splash at CWAC

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Breaking ground in the fall of 2021 with opening slated for Memorial Day weekend 2022, Nathan Anderson, Director Cullman Parks Recreation...

    Cullman City Council approves airport upgrades, moves forward on recycling center

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman City Council on Monday evening approved multiple measures intended to upgrade and expand facilities at the Cullman Regional Airport....

    ‘Cullman is our home:’ Nathan Anderson returning as CPRST director

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – A familiar face is returning to the Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism offices. Nathan Anderson is stepping into his former...

    Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism announces WildWater

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    Cullman, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism has recently announced that a new water park, WildWater, will be built in the coming...

    “I believe in Cullman”

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Six years ago, Dinner on First started as a fundraiser for a handicapped-accessible playground. Thanks the pandemic last year, the event...

    Palomino RV Resort to open new aqua park Memorial Day...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - As residents prepare for summer to kick off, the Palomino RV Resort at Burrow-Hamilton Farm plans to unveil a new way...

    Strawberry Festival returns tomorrow! Miss Strawberry Festival Pageant tonight

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     CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman Strawberry Festival, one of the city’s oldest celebrations, returns tomorrow after a year of COVID shutdowns, with a promise...

    On target: 398 student archers take part in Cullman County Nationals...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Student archers from across Cullman County visited the gym at the Cullman Wellness and Aquatic Center on Thursday and Friday for...

    Polar Brrrrrr Plunge

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The 2021 Polar Bear Plunge took place Saturday morning at the Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center (CWAC), including a first for...

    Tune in: City of Cullman Christmas tree lighting tonight

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The City of Cullman recently canceled its annual Christmas parade and Christmas tree lighting extravaganza, but the lighting will go on...

    2020 Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting canceled due to COVID; virtual options...

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    Updated 11-23-20 at 3:15 p.m. CULLMAN, Ala. - According to Cullman City Hall and Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) Executive Director Zac Wood,...

    (Full Story) Rowlette’s Col. Cullmann out as 2020 Oktoberfest MC

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - For the first time since 2001, it appears that Cullman’s Oktoberfest celebration will go on without its Colonel. Social media around...

    Steven Sides named Cullman Oktoberfest 2020 Burgermeister

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism (CPRST) has named Steven Sides as Burgermeister of Cullman Oktoberfest 2020. Sides is a Cullman...

    ‘It’ll find a home’

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) and the Cullman Kiwanis Club on Wednesday morning announced plans to remove the 50-state...

    39th annual Cullman Oktoberfest a go

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - It’s just a little more than five weeks away, and preparations for the 39th annual Cullman Oktoberfest are well underway, with...

    Cullman kicks off Nesmith Park renovation project

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Heavy equipment has begun appearing at Nesmith Park near West Elementary School, and the City of Cullman wants people to know...

    Heritage Park walking trails undergoing grounds maintenance

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – Part of the popular walking trails at Cullman’s Heritage Park are temporarily closed for grounds maintenance. Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism...

    Explore: Wide open spaces at Stiefelmeyer Park

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    Recently, The Tribune set out to explore all of the many beautiful parks within Cullman County. We’ll visit one each week. CULLMAN, Ala. - Stiefelmeyer...

    Saints MC donates more than $11K to Cullman Miracle League

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Good Hope-based Saints Motorcycle Club visited the Field of Miracles Tuesday evening to present a check to Cullman Parks, Recreation...

    Explore: Art and functionality at Cullman’s Art Park

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    Recently, The Tribune set out to explore all of the many beautiful parks within Cullman County. We’ll visit one each week. CULLMAN, Ala. - At...

    Take the 25 Arrow Challenge

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Hey archers, has Robin Hood got nothing on you? Would William Tell’s son have been relieved to see you step up...

    Remembering John Hunt

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    Updated 6-29-20 at 12:57 p.m. CULLMAN, Ala. – Sunday was an emotional day at Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center as friends, family and colleagues gathered...

    Celebration: Heritage Park receives ‘facelift’

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - After months of planting, painting, roofing and hail damage repair, a celebration was held at Heritage Park Thursday evening to commemorate...

    Batter up! Miracle League kicks off baseball season

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Monday evening, Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) Therapeutic Recreation’s Miracle League kicked off its baseball season at the Field...

    Cullman NASP social distancing archery tournament June 15-30

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) reopens its archery program with a “socially distant” National Archery in Schools Program (NASP)...

    Cullman arts fans enjoy ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ with Cullman Civic...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The recently formed Cullman Civic Ballet (CCB), under the direction of Brooke Desnoes and with the help of Cullman Parks, Recreation...

    Cullman Civic Ballet’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ this Saturday at Heritage...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - In addition to community theater and a community band, Cullman is now home to its own ballet company. Cullman Civic Ballet,...

    BREAKING: Alan Jackson to perform in Cullman June 5

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    Updated 5-27-20 10:43 a.m. Details: Alan Jackson Small Town Drive-In Concert Friday, June 5 at York Farms, 1872 County Road 469, Cullman, AL Gates open at 5:30...

    #PaintCullmanPositive: Grab your sidewalk chalk and get creative!

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) is asking residents to “chalk up your best positive design” in an effort to...

    City, County encourage safe use of outdoor recreation areas

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - As kids and many parents are stuck at home for the time being, folks are seeking free or low-cost opportunities to...

    Wallace State, Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce, Parks & Rec hosting...

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College, the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center, Cullman County Parks and Recreation, Cullman City Parks...

    Local citizen protests RV park; Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism...

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - During the public comment portion of its meeting agenda Monday evening, the Cullman City Council heard from local resident Elizabeth McDowell,...

    New indoor archery facility opening Feb. 10 in Cullman

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - On Monday, Feb. 10 Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) will open a new indoor archery facility at 1913 Second...

    RV park, more planned for Cullman’s Burrow property

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - The City of Cullman recently revealed plans to develop a recreational vehicle (RV) park on a southwest Cullman property at 1315...

    Update on Cullman Civic Center closure

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – The City of Cullman sold the Cullman Civic Center to Desperation Church last fall for its appraised value of $3,125,500. The...

    Missoula Children’s Theatre returning with ‘Sleeping Beauty’; auditions Jan. 20

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT), which has put on locally-cast shows in Cullman for more than 20 years through a partnership with...

    Community Wellness Week, Polar Bear Plunge coming up at CWAC Jan....

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Community Wellness Week begins Monday, Jan. 6 at the Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center (CWAC). During the week, non-member visitors can...

    City moves Christmas in Cullman events to Saturday due to rain

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism (CPRST) Acting Executive Director Christy Turner announced Wednesday afternoon that the City’s Christmas Parade and...

    New installation unveiled at Cullman’s Art Park

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    CULLMAN, Ala. – There was a crowd gathered at Cullman’s Art Park, formerly known as City Park, Thursday afternoon for the unveiling of the...

    Therapeutic Rec members enjoy Halloween at Stone Bridge

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - A fantastic night was had at Stone Bridge Farms Tuesday at Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism’s Therapeutic Recreation Program Halloween...

    Country’s tallest Weihnachtspyramide goes up, and up, at Cullman County Museum

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman is now home to the country’s tallest Weihnachtspyramide, thanks to months of planning by the Cullman City Council and Cullman...

    Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism bids farewell to Nathan Anderson

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) on Tuesday, Oct. 1 will bid a fond farewell to Nathan Anderson, the agency’s...

    Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism bids farewell to Nathan Anderson

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    CULLMAN, Ala. - Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism (CPRST) on Tuesday, Oct. 1 will bid a fond farewell to Nathan Anderson, the agency’s...